This and That
Shubal Bolin died at Lula GA on the 15th, aged 104 years. He was a veteran of the War of 1812. He settled at the place in 1814 and has been living there 64 years.
Baby found Partly- On Friday morning Mayor Findley brought into the town square the hand and arm of an infant found in James Findley's pond. , the balance of the baby having probably been eaten by German Carp fish in the pond. How the baby got into the pond no man will tell yet. The matter is in the hands of city police. We hope the mystery will be solve. No really good community ought to allow babies fed to fish, if they can help it.
Thomas Jackson Marker- Harrison and Hunt have completed a monument for one of th e oldest men who ever lived in this county. The person for whom it was made is Thomas Jackson , who during his life was a prominent Hall County citizen. He was born Sept 25, 1726 and died January 18,1838 and was 111 years 1 month and 23 days old at the time of his death. The Jackson family graveyard is on the Harrison Martin place, 4 miles north of the city.
May 19 1882
William J Sloan was born in Hall County Ga in 18 41 and at an early age entered a printing room. and soon became an expert in "art Preservation" and an able and forcable writer. (part of page missing)
Gainesville Public schools
The following is a group of student that have made the highest average in their studies in the respective grades
High School Dept
Grammer School- sixth grade
Broad Street School
Etta Mae Hynds
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